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HHFA:Support/Dover A.F.B Air show/De-5
August 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
*****NEW INFO ADDED******
We will meet at 0800 to set up for all that have an id to get on the base. Otherwise be at our booth at 0900
Base access: Organizations will be setting up either on the 25 or 26
August. All NON-DoD CAC holders must enter through the South Gate on 25-26
August @0700 for setup. MSgt Eckert will meet and assist you entering the
base whether you’re on the access list or not. If you’re entering the base
with a commercial truck/RV, it’s mandatory for all to enter through the
south gate for inspection.
Once you’ve been
processed onto the base, you will keep straight and eventually come to the
Bergold Farms/Vendor ECP to the flight line; vendor/media route is
highlighted on the top map attached. It overlaps with the shuttle route.
CAC holders are the only members authorized to enter through the Main Gate
and must also enter the flight line through the Bergold Farms/Vendor ECP.
Again, if you have a commercial truck/RV, you must enter through the south
All personnel driving on base must have a valid driver’s license, vehicle
registration and insurance. Additionally, all personnel accessing the base
must have valid government/state identification.
The North Gate will be open to the public starting 26 August @0900.
Tent Locations: The non-profit tent area will located in the middle of the
crowd area in between the Parachute DZ and EMS/Kid Zone; please see bottom
left map attached. Organizations will set up next to each side of the Beer
Garden with military recruiters on the left (blue squares) and everyone else
on the right (grey squares).
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***End of New info***
Join us all chapters
We will have a booth to share our foundation with the public
Thunder Over Dover: 2017 Dover AFB Open House
Event Date: Multiple dates, check below
The United States Air Force Thunderbirds will return to the Dover skies August 26-27, 2017, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. for the Thunder Over Dover: 2017 Dover AFB Open House. This event is open to the public with free admission!
Help celebrate our heritage at this open house as Dover AFB will be celebrating its 75th Anniversary, the U.S. Air Force’s 70th Anniversary, and the City of Dover’s 300th Anniversary!
This page will be updated as more information is provided. Demonstrations and acts are subject to change.
Aerial DemonstrationsUnited States Air Force ThunderbirdsWings of BlueSOC Black Daggers Jump TeamC-17 Globemaster III Demo TeamB-2 SpiritC-130 HerculesC-21More to come!
Static DisplaysU.S. Air Force RecruitingC-5M Super GalaxyC-17 Globemaster IIIAir Mobility Command Museum’s AircraftF-15E Strike EagleMassey Air MuseumWWII GliderBoeing Stearman WWII TrainerHavilland Tiger Moth WWII TrainerMore to come!Parking
This information will be updated as it becomes available.
What to BringHearing protectionSunscreenComfortable shoesWater bottle/canteen (free water available)BinocularsHandheld camera or camcorderCamera bags no larger than 12″x12″StrollersFolding chairs or stoolsProhibited Items
All visitors are subject to search by Security Forces at any time on the installation and will NOT be allowed to pass through security with any of the following items:
Weapons of any kind, including pocket knives, pocket tools, scissors, box cutters, billy clubs, large-heavy chain-link, jewelry or belts, mace and pepper sprayFirearms of any typeToys that resemble firearmsFireworksSpray paint and silly stringGlass containers of any kindAlcoholIllegal drugsBicyclesSkateboards, heelies, roller skates or roller bladesCoolersLarge umbrellas/portable tentsBackpacks, ruck sacksPets (Service animals allowed)Additional InformationThunder Over Dover Website
Please understand that this is a Dover Air Force Base event and that the AMC Museum can not immediately answer questions you may have regarding the Open House. If you do have a question, you may contact Dawne Nickerson-Banez, Community Relations at the Base Public Affair office, at 677-6575.
Check out the base’s Thunder Over Dover page for any additional information